The General Teaching Council for Scotland

Qualified in United Kingdom (UK) and registered with another teacher body - Automatic Recognition

Please do not commence this application form until:

  • You have read the Pre-application guidance
  • You have read the Fees information
  • You have read the checklist details below
  • You have all required supporting documentation, specified in the Checklist below, in electronic form ready to upload - please read the best practice to upload electronic document.


Please click on each item on the checklist below to view specific details of the information required.

To complete the application, please have the following information to hand:

You will also be required to provide, where applicable, a scanned copy for uploading of:

Please note:

  • This application has a total of 10 pages, all pages to be completed.
  • This application does not have an auto-save functionality, you will need to fill in the form in one session.
  • You will be unable to submit your application unless you have attached all the required documentation.
  • You will be unable to save and print a hard copy to send to GTC Scotland.
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